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Hardware/Process Engineer(m/f) Digitalization

Hardware/Process Engineer(m/f) Digitalization


  • Identify, customize and test proper sensing technologies for application in thermal spray processes
  • Run projects involving different Optical, Acoustic, IR, NIR, Laser, Photonic, and other condition monitoring sensors including analog and microprocessor-based signal conditioning that interface to various sensors
  • Perform necessary signal processing and filtering tasks
  • Responsible for sensor integration development, including mechanical, electrical and software aspects of design using support staff
  • Hands-on experience in building prototypes and test rigs covering mechanical, electrical and software aspects
  • Ability or aptitude to work with embedded processors, ARMs, and other signal processing hardware
  • Demonstrated capability in communication bus architectures (e.g., Profinet, Profibus, RS232, RS485, etc.), microcontrollers, microprocessors, FPGAs, and ARM processors
  • Demonstrated ability to adapt to new Sensing and Signal processing technologies and learn quickly
  • Write and execute test plans to demonstrate design suitability
  • Working with related device and technology suppliers to understand their products and roadmaps and how they influence our designs

Your Profile

  • Bachelor or Master degree in Electrical or Electromechanical engineering
  • 2+ years of experience in one or more of the above-mentioned areas
  • Experience with LabVIEW, Matlab, computer programming (C/C++, Python), PLC programming, and embedded software is a strong plus
  • Experience with E-CAD and M-CAD tools such as E-Plan and Inventor is a plus
  • Good verbal and written English communication skill (German is a plus)

We offer

  • A challenging position with potential for future development
  • Ability to learn and to exercise individual initiative
  • A variety of career opportunities within our successful international industrial corporation

About us

Oerlikon engineers materials, equipment and surfaces and provides expert services to enable customers to have high-performance products and systems with extended lifespans. Drawing on its key technological competencies and strong financial foundation, the Group is sustaining mid-term growth by executing three strategic drivers: addressing attractive growth markets, securing structural growth and expanding through targeted mergers and acquisitions. A leading global technology and engineering Group, Oerlikon operates its business in two Segments – Surface Solutions and Manmade Fibers – and has a global footprint of more than 10 500 employees at 175 locations in 37 countries. In 2018, Oerlikon generated CHF 2.6 billion in sales and invested around CHF 120 million in R&D.
Oerlikon Metco enhances surfaces that bring benefits to customers through a uniquely broad range of surface technologies, equipment, materials, services, specialized machining services and components. Operating a dynamically growing network of more than 40 sites in EMEA, Americas and Asia Pacific, Oerlikon Metco serves industries such as aviation, power generation, automotive, oil & gas, industrial and other specialized markets. Join us and become a part of our future oriented, international team.